Wn120 Le Moulard

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A very small Wn. covering two possible landing beaches.

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Wn120 Le Moulard

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2 x Vf/MG stand.
2 x Vf58c Tobruks.
1 x Vf69 mortar Tobruk (not found).
3 x Unterstands.
1 x Nr1694 ringstand
1 x 5cm KwK L/42 Pak.

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Nr1694 ringstand.

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Vf58c Tobruk.

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5cm KwK L/42.

Wn120 Le Moulard

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Vf/MG stand

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Plan.

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It is surprising how much you can see from this Google image.

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Geoportail 1947

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A 1947 air photo.

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German Wn & mine field map

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The area was defended by the 709th Infantry Division.

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German Wn & mine field map

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The Defence map and plan of mine fields. MF.62 goes from StP120 to Wn121 north. MF.61 covers the beach to the south between Wn119 &118.

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S Mine.

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Teller Mine (tank).

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Vf/MG stand

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Machine gun observation post, this covers the inland area.

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From this air photo it looks like there was a trench system along the rear of the defence. This will link the Vf/MG stand with other positions in the Wn.

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MG.34.

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Vf/MG stand

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Not a very good view inside.

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FA/Unterstand

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Unterstand translates to shelter. At the moment we have no idea what is down any of these shelters.

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Not sure if these bits of concrete are from bunkers or not??

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Vf58c Tobruk

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Tobruk defence. There were no buildings or trees here, so this defence would have had very little shelter from the weather.

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Vf58c Tobruk.

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Observation.

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Vf58c Tobruk

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Vf58c Tobruk

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Nr1694 ringstand

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Ringstand and unterstand/ammunition shelter.

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Plan.

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5cm KwK L/42.

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Nr1694 ringstand

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How it may have looked, a 5cm KwK L/42.

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Unterstand

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A shelter in the corner.

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Looking back from the sea

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Vf/MG

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Another machine gun emplacement, this one covering the beach.

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Green - the MG's field of fire.

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For barbed wire

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Screw pickets to hold barbed entanglement.

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Making a barbed wire entanglement.

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Screw picket.

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Unterstand

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Another shelter.

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Unterstand

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The view down into the shelter.

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Unterstand

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This shelter is behind the Wn in a garden.

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Plan.

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Unterstand

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The last one on the edge of the field.

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